This I believe in the power of others
And in the power of others changing too.
And many say with the finger pointed straight and long
“he just cannot change, he is just far too gone”
And on and on they go singing the unforgiving song.
But I have seen the meanest of mean and the most vile person who
Bent down to ask forgiveness on one knee
From those to whom they had been an enemy.
I see this clearly because I saw it in me.
I know that change is possible to those who seek it earnestly.
So this I plead to all around
Let good works always abound
Look for the best in those you see
Even if they are your worst enemy
People say others change but most don’t
This is the song of one who simply won’t
Look for the coming day to see
The power in the other that can be.
For change is possible through an atoning one.
God the Father who so lovingly gave us his son.
But as we step back to see the hand of him
Take the life on the sinner and begin to trim
Then we can know with a certainty
That change is possible in others including you and me.
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